Tag archive for ‘north’
By On Saturday, February 16th, 2019

North American stock markets up on trade-deal optimism

Canada’s main stock index posted a triple-digit gain Friday after oil hit a three-month high to extend the market’s winning streak to six weeks. Stock More...

By On Sunday, February 10th, 2019

U.S., North Korean officials to meet in Asia ahead of summit

The United States and North Korea will meet again this month in an unidentified Asian country ahead of their leaders’ planned second summit in Vietnam in More...

By On Wednesday, February 6th, 2019

Trump to meet North Korean leader in Vietnam

U.S. President Donald Trump said Tuesday that he will hold a two-day summit with North Korea leader Kim Jong-un in Vietnam to continue his efforts to persuade Kim More...

By On Wednesday, February 6th, 2019

Trump forges ahead with North Korea summit plan despite warnings from analysts, UN

A closer look at the day’s most notable stories with The National’s Jonathon Gatehouse: Trump forges ahead with North Korea summit plans despite warnings; More...

By On Tuesday, February 5th, 2019

North Korea actively protecting nuclear program, despite sanctions: UN report

North Korea’s nuclear and ballistic missile programs remain intact and the country is working to make sure those capabilities cannot be destroyed by any military More...

By On Sunday, January 20th, 2019

Al-Qaeda-linked jihadists attack UN base in north Mali, killing 8

Al-Qaeda-linked jihadists attacked a United Nations peacekeeping base in Aguelhoc in northern Mali’s Kidal region, killing at least eight peackeepers, the More...

By On Tuesday, January 15th, 2019

The magnetic north pole is moving, causing navigation issues

In recent decades, the Earth’s magnetic north pole has drifted rapidly from Canada’s coast toward Russia, causing navigation issues. That has prompted More...

By On Monday, January 14th, 2019

North Dakota officials ask judge to dismiss lawsuit over highway closure during pipeline protests

North Dakota officials have asked a federal judge to dismiss a lawsuit filed over the five-month closure of a section of highway during the large protests against More...

By On Tuesday, January 8th, 2019

North Korea’s Kim Jong-un arrives in Beijing for talks

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has arrived in Beijing to start a four-day visit, in what’s likely an effort to co-ordinate with his only major ally ahead More...

By On Thursday, January 3rd, 2019

North Korean diplomat has gone into hiding, spy agency says

North Korea’s acting ambassador to Italy, Jo Song-gil, went into hiding with his wife in November, South Korea’s spy agency told lawmakers in Seoul More...